20 04, 2018

2018 Federal Budget


Finance Minister Bill Morneau met with the Economic Club of Canada to review the Government of Canada’s new Budget 2018 “Equality + Growth: A Strong Middle Class”. Similar to Finance Canada’s previous estimates, the Federal Government will be running a deficit. (Please see: http://nationalpost.com/news/politics/read-the-full-text-of-the-2018-federal-budget to read Minister Morneau’s full speech.) Canada indicates that the Budget [...]

2018 Federal Budget2018-09-11T11:40:42-04:00
28 03, 2018

Briefs at Brief: Recently Decided Indigenous Case Law


R v Reynolds, 2017 NBCA 36 Subject : Fish and wildlife offences- illegal sale of moose Facts: The Aboriginal defendant killed a moose and traded its meat to K for a car. K, a non-Aboriginal person, was charged with unlawfully possessing and trading moose meat under Fish and Wildlife Act. The Defendant was charged as an [...]

Briefs at Brief: Recently Decided Indigenous Case Law2018-09-11T11:40:58-04:00
11 08, 2017

Yahey v. British Columbia, 2017 BCSC 899


No Injunction to Protect Treaty Rights in B.C. PDF Download     Word Download In this case, the Supreme Court of British Columbia dismissed the application of Blueberry River First Nation for an interlocutory injunction. The First Nation asked that the Province stop all further permitting of industrial development in segments of its traditional [...]

Yahey v. British Columbia, 2017 BCSC 8992018-09-11T11:41:36-04:00